Online learning platform: End-May rollout to all schools

Fengshan Primary School teacher P. Theivanai helping her pupils who are using the Student Learning Space online platform. SLS is a learning platform that supports teaching and learning in schools.
Fengshan Primary School teacher P. Theivanai helping her pupils who are using the Student Learning Space online platform. SLS is a learning platform that supports teaching and learning in schools.PHOTO: MINISTRY OF EDUCATION

Student Learning Space provides a richer learning experience

A Fengshan Primary School pupil lacked the confidence to shout out answers in his Tamil class. Coming from a non-Tamil speaking background, he was afraid of making mistakes in front of his classmates.

But, with the introduction of the Student Learning Space (SLS), he was able to do so online rather than orally in front of his classmates. The new online learning platform helped build his confidence in his studies.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 28, 2018, with the headline 'Online learning platform: End-May rollout to all schools'. Print Edition | Subscribe